The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 74 39 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.44% 12.19% 11.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.01% 12.75% 11.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 19 42
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£340 £318 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.08% -1.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £430 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -7.14%
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
435 306 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.67% 95.63% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 171 264
Average daily rate £375 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £145 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 28 26
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £11.72 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +4 20 £350 -12.50% 1
Crawley +6 18 £325 -23.52% 10
Gatwick +10 9 £340 +7.08%
Horsham +6 9 £350 +27.27% 11
Haywards Heath - 4 - - 8
Littlehampton - 3 £350 -
Burgess Hill - 3 - -
Chichester - 1 £300 -
East Grinstead - - - -
Pulborough - - - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Steyning - - - - 2
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 74 (51.39%) JavaScript
2 68 (47.22%) HTML
3 66 (45.83%) CSS
4 37 (25.69%) HTML5
5 36 (25.00%) jQuery
6 35 (24.31%) C#
7 32 (22.22%) .NET
8 31 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (21.53%) Web Development
9 26 (18.06%) SQL Server
10 25 (17.36%) MVC
10 25 (17.36%) CSS3
11 24 (16.67%) Java
12 23 (15.97%) OO
13 20 (13.89%) Microsoft
14 18 (12.50%) ASP.NET
14 18 (12.50%) SOAP
14 18 (12.50%) XML
15 17 (11.81%) SQL
16 16 (11.11%) Spring
16 16 (11.11%) Ajax
17 15 (10.42%) AngularJS
18 14 (9.72%) Apple iOS
18 14 (9.72%) E-Commerce
19 13 (9.03%) Web Services
19 13 (9.03%) RESTful
19 13 (9.03%) iOS Development
20 12 (8.33%) WCF
20 12 (8.33%) JSON
20 12 (8.33%) TDD

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (6.94%) Tomcat
2 7 (4.86%) Node.js
3 5 (3.47%) WordPress
4 4 (2.78%) CMS
5 3 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.08%) Apache
5 3 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.08%) IIS
6 2 (1.39%) Drupal
7 1 (0.69%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (6.25%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.69%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.56%) Magento
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (0.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.47%) MySQL
7 4 (2.78%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.78%) PowerCenter
7 4 (2.78%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.39%) OLAP
8 2 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.39%) SAP BW
8 2 (1.39%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.69%) QlikView
9 1 (0.69%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 7 (4.86%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.17%) Subversion
3 5 (3.47%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.08%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.39%) NUnit
6 2 (1.39%) Xcode
7 1 (0.69%) Selenium
7 1 (0.69%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (2.78%) Finance
2 3 (2.08%) Games
3 2 (1.39%) Retail
3 2 (1.39%) Avionics
4 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.69%) Electronics
4 1 (0.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (47.22%) HTML
2 66 (45.83%) CSS
3 37 (25.69%) HTML5
4 36 (25.00%) jQuery
5 32 (22.22%) .NET
6 25 (17.36%) CSS3
7 18 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 18 (12.50%) SOAP
7 18 (12.50%) XML
8 16 (11.11%) Spring
8 16 (11.11%) Ajax
9 15 (10.42%) AngularJS
10 13 (9.03%) Web Services
10 13 (9.03%) RESTful
11 12 (8.33%) WCF
11 12 (8.33%) JSON
12 11 (7.64%) REST
13 8 (5.56%) Backbone.js
14 7 (4.86%) Spring Integration
14 7 (4.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.64%) GIS
2 6 (4.17%) iPhone
2 6 (4.17%) iPad
3 4 (2.78%) Data Integration
3 4 (2.78%) User Experience
4 3 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.69%) CMDB
6 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.69%) Open Source
6 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.72%) Apple iOS
2 4 (2.78%) UNIX
2 4 (2.78%) Windows
2 4 (2.78%) Linux
3 3 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (21.53%) Web Development
2 25 (17.36%) MVC
3 23 (15.97%) OO
4 14 (9.72%) E-Commerce
5 13 (9.03%) iOS Development
6 12 (8.33%) TDD
7 10 (6.94%) Scrum
8 8 (5.56%) Unit Testing
9 7 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.17%) Web Design
10 6 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (3.47%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (3.47%) Content Management
11 5 (3.47%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (2.08%) Problem Management
12 3 (2.08%) Integration Testing
12 3 (2.08%) Change Management
12 3 (2.08%) Software Engineering
13 2 (1.39%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 74 (51.39%) JavaScript
2 35 (24.31%) C#
3 24 (16.67%) Java
4 17 (11.81%) SQL
5 9 (6.25%) Objective-C
6 5 (3.47%) C++
7 4 (2.78%) PHP
7 4 (2.78%) C
8 2 (1.39%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.69%) PHP5
9 1 (0.69%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.69%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.39%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.17%) Oracle
3 5 (3.47%) Informatica
3 5 (3.47%) TIBCO
4 4 (2.78%) SAP
5 3 (2.08%) Facebook
5 3 (2.08%) Twitter
5 3 (2.08%) hybris
5 3 (2.08%) FatWire
5 3 (2.08%) Google
6 2 (1.39%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.39%) Cognos
7 1 (0.69%) Tableau
7 1 (0.69%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.69%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.69%) Zend
7 1 (0.69%) Apple
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